Merriam police investigating sexual assault in parking lot near Antioch and 64th Terrace

Merriam_MunicipalMerriam police are asking for the public’s help to identify a suspect in a sexual assault that occurred Thursday night in a parking lot on 64th Terrace west of Antioch. The location is not far south of Shawnee Mission Parkway.

Merriam police released the following information about the incident this morning:

The Merriam Police is conducting an investigation on report of a sexual assault in the 8800 block of 64th Terrace that occurred around 9:30 PM on 9/17. The suspect is a white male, 35-39 years old 5’9”-6’0” tall, stocky build, shaved head with a short beard, wearing blue jeans and a white sleeveless shirt. Suspect was driving a blue 90’s model large sport utility vehicle- possibly a Chevrolet Suburban with rust around the rear wheel wells. The suspect assaulted a female victim in a parking lot at the listed location.

The Merriam Police is requesting anyone with information or was in the area at the listed time to contact the Merriam Police Department or the TIPS Hotline (816) 474-8477.